100 Great Supply Chain Partners of 2022: Weathering the Storm Together
Manufacturers, retailers and others recognize suppliers who have been instrumental in their quest for supply chain excellence. See the full list — plus a dozen case studies that highlight their accomplishments.
It takes solid partnerships to weather crises — or, for that matter, the day-to-day business of supply chain management. In this latest edition of our annual roster of 100 Great Supply Chain Partners, we present instances of true collaboration in the face of enormous challenges.
HJI Supply Chain Solutions was having trouble implementing a new warehouse management system, to the point of considering scrapping the whole project. Then it found a partner that helped make the initiative work.
With a policy of keeping large amounts of inventory on hands, Parts Town was ready for any supply disruption. But it was also aided by having previously installed a goods-to-person system in the warehouse.
Disruption is the new normal for global supply chains, making reliable ETAs and shipment visibility top of mind. Granular geolocation capability and quality underlying data are central to a truly predictive supply chain. Here are five key indicators of predictive performance.
In a transportation and logistics context, location intelligence refers to technologies that aggregate supply chain data and apply machine learning to provide insights into the whereabouts and movements of assets, products and human resources.